By Advocate.com Editors
Originally published on Advocate.com August 30 2013 5:00 AM ET
Working the rail on a parade float.
Much thanks to the folks on Flickr who contributed photos here:
Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service
Phil King of Man Alive!
Richard Hopkins of NightFall404
The Cheshire Fire Crew were good sports.
Above it all on furry blue stilts.
The Rob Manchester guys, all kitted out.
Pride wears a uniform.
Observing the crowd.
Looks as if there were some drinks behind as well.
Mother-son Pride moment.
Pretty boys all in a row, wih their mother, obviously.
The Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service participates every year, just in case you are thinking of bursting into flames.
The Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service flag bearer.
The Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service has a diverse crew.
Well done, ladies and gents.
Stayed too long at the fair?